InterStratics Consultants Inc. on LinkedIn InterStratics Consultants Inc. on Twitter

YOU have lifted our web traffic stats to place at the top among retail consulting sites in Canada. Thanks!

This form does not yet contain any fields.
    Recent Posts

    Recent Articles

    Target announces Starbucks as coffee retailer for Canadian stores (Starbucks Newsroom)

    Loblaws launching loyalty program to coincide with Target entry (Globe and Mail)

    Zellers reviews options for outlets ‘left behind’ (Globe and Mail)

    Canadian malls are the Target of expansion(Montreal Gazette)

    Sobeys and Target: a winning combination (Financial Post)

    Target’s rejected sites in high demand by rival retailers (Globe & Mail)

    Walmart, Canadian Tire in Target's crosshairs (Financial Post)

    What we can expect: Tony Fisher talks about Target Canada (Financial Post)

    Target’s Canadian foray hits cost hurdle (Globe & Mail)

    Announcement of which Zellers are to convert coming by end of May? CTV

    "Death of Canadian retail greatly exaggerated" Rona CEO (Financial Post

    Impact on Canadian Tire (Financial Post)

    Canadian Retail Industry Viewpoints (Profit Magazine)







    In the retail & shopping centre domain our breadth of experience is among the best in Canada. We have worked on landmark projects around the world using Big Data. We integrate our results with your internal processes to allow for ongoing analytics by you and your team.

    • We offer unmatched recent exposure to industry best practices which we can bring to your organization.
    • We use advanced yet intuitive analytics as the foundation for a meaningful analysis that bridges between market analysis and financials.

    We would be pleased to discuss your business needs and how we can contribute.
    Contact us
    and we will provide free assessment to your organization.




    IKEA buys land in Hyderabad for first India store

    HYDERABAD: IKEA Group, the leading Swedish home furnishings company, on Friday announced that it has purchased land in Hyderabad to build its first retail store in India. 

    To view full article click here. 


    Overwaitea pushes east with expansion of grocer Save-On-Foods to Saskatchewan, Manitoba

    TORONTO • After a cool-down during the past year in the fierce Canadian grocery wars, the food fight could be heating up again.

    Overwaitea Food Group, a 145-store retail operator in British Columbia and Alberta owned by billionaire Jimmy Pattison, is pushing eastward into Saskatchewan and Manitoba with its Save-On-Foods banner.

    To view full article click here. 


    Why Costco Wins Globally Where Many Falter

    This year Costco will expand their presence in the United Kingdom, Japan and Spain. This membership format has found appeal in many foreign countries, and I see more success ahead.

    There are now 674 Costco warehouse clubs in operation globally–475 in the United States and 199 units outside the U.S. as follows:

    To view full article click here


    Canada playing catch up in digital marketplaces

    A dominant digital force in China, online shopping “marketplaces” are picking up speed in the United States and are now starting to take hold in Canada.

    From to and, these online supersites are something like cybermalls, aimed at providing retailers and other sellers in Canada with a wider customer base than they would attract on their own.

    To view full article click here